Alden Richards is working with DOH in this project
Kapuso actor-host Alden Richards leads the COVID-19 awareness campaign of the Department of Health called “Bida Solusyon”.
Another feather in the cap of the Pambansang Bae was added as he is now working hand in hand with the health department. Based on the report from the Philippine News Agency, a webinar was held last Friday for the sid project.
Alden is set to educate the public on the very important behavioral changes in order to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus disease 2019. “You can be the solusyon sa Covid-19. Nasa atin po ang kakayahan, nasa atin pong reach, may magagawa po tayo,” Alden shared.
He also explained the ‘BIDA’ acronym for this COVID-19 awareness campaign:
B – bawal ang walang mask
I – i-sanitize ang mga kamay ng 20 seconds
D – dumistansiya ng isang metro
A – alamin ang totoong impormasyon
DOH Undersecretary Maria Rosario Vergeire said during the webinar that this campaign aims to elicit cooperation from the public and to promote change in behavior and mindset to the people for the prevention of the spread of the virus.
Vergeire also called out to groups to join this campaign of educating the public amid the pandemic.
“We call on all of you, industry leaders, stakeholders, information officers, communicators, and media, to support widespread education and sustained behavior change and cooperation. We can work together to bolster the economy once industry at a time,” she said.
Present also during the webinar was Amor Maclang, renowned brand architect and an executive from consulting agency GeiserMaclang. She stressed the importance of the private sector in disseminating the information to the public.
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